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The Remarkable Thing About Motherhood

It’s the small moments. It’s this little note that warmed my heart like that flame she lit. It’s the Mardi Gras beads, strung out on the sparkling granite no less than the stars strung across the universe, that arrangement of … Continue reading

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It’s all in the glasses.

“Your students would really like you, Mom.” My almost 9-year-old son was speaking in a serious voice, knowingly pointing to his head. I was a classroom teacher before I had all these kids, and I was talking to my young … Continue reading

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